Whitehorse 2016
Technical Program



June 2 (afternoon) & June 3
le 2 juin (après midi) et le 3 juin

GS1:  Geological research  (Posters)
Organizers / Organisateurs:  Patrick Sack & Lee Pigage
Room / Salle:  Gymnasium

Poster Authors / Title
GS1-P22 
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Rocheleau, A.*, Nadeau, O., Cayer, A. and Dare, S.  Rare earths, apatites and carbonatites:  A tale from Montviel REE-Nb deposit, Québec, Canada

GS1-P23 
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Bélanger, C.* and Ross, P-S.  Volcanology of the Cathedral Cliff diatreme, Navajo volcanic field, New Mexico

GS1-P24 
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Mowat, A.C.*, Eglington, B.M., Lindsay, M.B.J., Roy, J.W. and Bickerton, G.  Contaminated groundwater discharge on urban stream water quality:  Spatial analysis of eight stream catchments in eastern Canada

GS1-P25 
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Quirt, D.H.* and Benedicto, A.  Application of lead isotopes in uranium exploration at Kiggavik (NE Thelon area, Nunavut)

GS1-P26 
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Andreev, S.I., Babaeva, S.F.* and Smirnov, A.N.  Mineral resource potential North –Eastern seas of Russia

GS1-P27 
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Perrouty, S.*, Gaillard, N., Piette-Lauzière, N., Bardoux, M., Olivo, G.R., Linnen, R.L., Enkin, R. and Bouchard, F.  Structural controls of intrusive rocks in the Canadian Malartic gold deposit

GS1-P28 
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LaRiviere, S.* and Enggist, A.  Fluid characteristics of a quartz-carbonate vein in the Canadian Rocky Mountains

GS1-P29 
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Gilbert, M.M.*, Buatois, L.A. and Renaut, R.W.  Stratigraphy and sedimentology of the Belly River Group (Campanian) in the Cypress Hills region, southwestern Saskatchewan, Canada

GS1-P30 
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Rufiange, É.*, Nadeau, O., Corriveau, L. and Montreuil, J-F.  Sagar property, Romanet Horst, Labrador Trough, Quebec, Canada:  Potential for iron-oxide-copper-gold-type (IOCG) deposits?

GS1-P31 
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Wall, A.J.*, Leitch, A., Farquharson, C. and Sparkes, G.  Delineating the alteration zone at the Big Easy prospect using geophysical methods

GS1-P33 
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Lee, Y.K.* and Bank, C-G.  Near-surface geophysical investigation of a gravel site near Whitehorse, YT

GS1-P34 
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Massey, E.A.*, Greenough, J.D. and Edwards, B.R.  A comparative study of glaciovolcanic palagonitization of tholeiitic and alkaline sideromelane at Helgafell, Iceland and Wells Gray, BC Canada

GS1-P35 
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Grodzicki, K.R.*, Allan, M.M., Buitenhuis, E. and Smith, T.R.  Hypogene gold mineralization at the Coffee deposit, Dawson Range, west-central Yukon, Canada

GS1-P36 
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Nikkila, D.A.*, Mitchell, R.H. and Zurevinski, S.E.  The mineralogy and petrology of the layered series nepheline syenite within Center II of the Coldwell Complex, Marathon, ON

GS1-P37 
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Nazari, M.* and Lotfi, M.  Geochemistry, mineralogy and genesis of Bande Narges skarn iron ore deposit, central Iran

GS1-P38 
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Savard, J.J.* and Peterson, R.C.  A mineralogical study of a dravic tourmaline from the Grenville Province



June 2 (afternoon) & June 3
le 2 juin (après midi) et le 3 juin

SS1:  New data from an old continent: The Proterozoic stratigraphic record of Laurentia  (Posters)
Organizers / Organisateurs:  Justin Strauss & Galen Halverson
Room / Salle:  Gymnasium

Poster Authors / Title
SS1-P39 
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Rogers, C.*, Ernst, R., Cousens, B., Soderund, U. and Gower, C.  Phosphorous and potassium enrichment in the Michael-Shabogamo magmatic event of eastern Laurentia;  Can intense mantle metasomatism be responsible?

SS1-P40 
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Rainbird, R.H.*, Craven, J.A., Rayner, N., Turner, E.C., Ielpi, A., Bouchard, M., Javaux, E., Jackson, V.A., Fischer, B.J., Greenman, J.W. and Gibson, T.  Recent advances in our understanding of the Brock Inlier, Northwest Territories

SS1-P41 
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Winston, D.  Sheetflood deposits in the Revett Formation, Middle Proterozoic Belt Supergroup, Montana, USA

SS1-P42 
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Halverson, G.P.*, Cumming, V.M., Wörndle, S., Kunzmann, M., Mastromonaco, S., Gibson, T., Hodgskiss, M.S.W. and Macdonald, F.A.  New isotopic data on the Hematite Creek Group, Wernecke Mountains, Yukon:  Implications for the age and correlation of early Neoproterozoic strata in northwestern Canada



June 2 (afternoon) & June 3
le 2 juin (après midi) et le 3 juin

SS4:  Structure, magmatism and metallogeny of the evolving North American Cordilleran margin  (Posters)
Organizers / Organisateurs:  Sarah Gleeson, Murray Allan & Craig Hart
Room / Salle:  Gymnasium

Poster Authors / Title
SS4-P1 
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Roberts, J.A.*, Cempírek, J. and Groat, L.A.  Petrography and genesis of the Deer Horn Au-Ag-Te-W deposit, Lindquist Peak, west-central British Columbia

SS4-P2 
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Chin, T. and Cuthbertson, J.P.*  Mineral chemistry of mafic silicate phases from the Satah Mountain Volcanic Field, Anahim Volcanic Belt, Central British Columbia

SS4-P3 
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Stephen, S., Ghent, E.D. and Cuthbertson, J.P.*  Petrography and geochemistry of Eocene mafic syenite intrusions from the southern Omineca belt, British Columbia:  Implications for mantle source chemistry

SS4-P4 
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Campbell, R.W.*, Beranek, L.P., Piercey, S.J. and Friedman, R.M.  Early Paleozoic magmatism and stratigraphy of the Kechika group, Pelly Mountains, Yukon

SS4-P5 
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Moher, M.E.*, Powell, C.D., Schneider, D.A., Ryan, J.J. and Joyce, N.L.  (U-Th)/He thermochronology of the Klondike Plateau, Dawson Range and Aishihik batholith, central Yukon:  Resolving the timing of shallow crustal tectonism

SS4-P6 
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Mamrol, P.J., Crowley, J.L., Colpron, M., Taylor, J.F., King, J.D. and Strauss, J.V.*  New age constraints on volcanic rocks from the Ogilvie Mountains, west-central Yukon

SS4-P7 
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Lesage, G.*, Byrne, K., Lee, R.G. and Hart, C.J.R.  Characterizing the district-scale alteration surrounding a large porphyry Cu system:  The footprint of Highland Valley Copper, British Columbia

SS4-P8 
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Kobylinski, C.H.*, Hattori, K., Plouffe, A. and Smith, S.  Mineral chemistry of greenrock alteration associated with the porphyry Cu-Mo mineralization at the Gibraltar deposit, south central British Columbia, Canada

SS4-P9 
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Salmabadi, E.*, Hickey, K.A. and Falck, H.  Unravelling the structural and litho-chemical history of the Cantung tungsten mine, Northwest Territories:  An examination of the Swiss Cheese limestone of the Sekwi Formation

SS4-P10 
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Ferguson, C.A.  Could Laurentia's double-wide, western miogeocline be a left-lateral repeat of itself?



June 2 (afternoon) & June 3
le 2 juin (après midi) et le 3 juin

SS6:  Indicator minerals in till and stream sediments  (Posters)
Organizers / Organisateurs:  Adrian Hickin & Alain Plouffe
Room / Salle:  Gymnasium

Poster Authors / Title
SS6-P11 
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Rukhlov, A.S.*, Plouffe, A., Ferbey, T., Mao, M. and Spence, J.  Exploration for porphyry deposits in British Columbia using trace-element chemistry of detrital apatite

SS6-P12 
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Normandeau, P.X.*, McMartin, I., Corriveau, L., Harlov, D.E. and Paquette, J.  Fluorapatite in till as an indicator mineral for iron oxide alkali-alteration systems, Great Bear magmatic zone, Northwest Territories, Canada

SS6-P13 
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Ajibode, O.O., Cuthbertson, J.P.* and Howard, W.  Comparative study of garnets from stream sediment and skarn outcrop on the CLY property, southeastern British Columbia

SS6-P15 
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Janzen, R.J.D.*, Kelley, S.E., Ross, M., Normandeau, P.X. and Elliott, B.  Contrasting glacial dispersal patterns of two kimberlite indicator mineral trains, Lac de Gras region, NWT

SS6-P16 
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Kelley, S.E.*, Ross, M., Janzen, R.J.D., Elliott, B. and Normandeau, P.X.  Identifying and interpreting three dimensional dispersal patterns in using till geochemistry and indicator mineral information, northeastern NWT

SS6-P17 
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Gao, G. and Crabtree, D.*  Results of regional till and modern alluvium sampling in the McFaulds Lake (“Ring of Fire”) area, northern Ontario



June 2 (afternoon) & June 3
le 2 juin (après midi) et le 3 juin

SS12:  Characteristics and causes of low-pressure metamorphism  (Posters)
Organizers / Organisateurs:  David Pattison, Chris Coueslan & David Moynihan
Room / Salle:  Gymnasium

Poster Authors / Title
SS12-P18 
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Salvador, J.* and Antao, S.M.  Anomalous birefringence in cubic uvarovite garnet, ideally Ca3Cr2Si3O12

SS12-P19 
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Morgan, A.*, Starr, P., Polivchuk, M. and Pattison, D.  Low pressure metamorphism of the Rossland Group, southeastern British Columbia

SS12-P20 
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Lazzarotto, M.*, Pattison, D.R. M. and Gagné, S.  Metamorphism and tectonics of the Athapapuskow Lake area, Manitoba

SS12-P21 
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Serra Varela, S.*, González, P.D. and Giacosa, R.E.  The pre-Andean roots of the North Patagonian Andes:  Early Paleozoic low pressure – high temperature metamorphism of the Colohuincul Complex, Argentina